LPN/LVN - WOUND CARE
Company: Universal Health Services, Inc.
Posted on: March 17, 2023
POSITION SUMMARY: A Licensed Vocational Nurse provides nursing care and performs nursing procedures. A Licensed Vocational Nurse functions under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse. Responsible for interacting with hospital staff and/or ancillary departments regarding patient care, concerns, and conflicts by identifying and assisting in the resolutions. Responsible and accountable in maintaining performance skills. May be necessary to work weekends, holidays, evenings, nights, overtime, and/or on call/call back status. Demonstrates Service Excellence standards at all times
QUALIFICATIONS:1. Current LVN license in the State of Texas2. Familiar with basic nursing performance standards for all age groups as outlined in the Texas Nurse Practice Act.3. Must demonstrate commitment and adherence to STHS's Compliance Program and Code of Conduct through compliance with all policies and procedures, the Code of Conduct, attendance at required training and immediately reporting suspected compliance issue(s) to the Compliance Officer.4. Preferred one year of full time or three years of part time previous clinical experience. EDUCATION / LICENSURE:1. Currently licensed as an LVN in the State of TX or part of a compact state license, or has a valid temporary LVN license for the State of Texas while waiting to receive the permanent license.2. Current certification as Certified Hyperbaric Technologist (CHT) or Certified Hyperbaric Specialist (CHS) is preferred. If not a CHT or CHS, the LVN shall obtain the CHT or CHS within 24 months of the date of hire.5. Must have and maintain current BLS certification, according to unit specific needs. Certification must be in accordance with the curriculum of the AHA for Healthcare Provider's Program or American Red Cross.
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